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Abstract Number: 942

A UNIQUE CASE OF ANTICONVULSANT HYPERSENSITIVITY SYNDROME SECONDARY TO CARBAMAZEPINE

Case Presentation: A 63 year-old male with a history of seizure disorder recently started on Carbamazepine one month ago now presents with a total body rash for one week. He reports his symptoms started with [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:40:33+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A UNIQUE CASE OF ANTICONVULSANT HYPERSENSITIVITY SYNDROME SECONDARY TO CARBAMAZEPINE

Abstract Number: 859

SKIN-MELTING SUPPLEMENTS: A CASE OF SJS/TEN IN A YOUNG WOMAN

Case Presentation: A thirty-three year-old woman presented with four days of rash progressing to facial swelling with painful oral ulcers and difficulty swallowing as well as vaginal pain with painful urination. She also endorsed headaches, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:03+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on SKIN-MELTING SUPPLEMENTS: A CASE OF SJS/TEN IN A YOUNG WOMAN

Abstract Number: 834

NOT YOUR AVERAGE RASH: A CASE OF METASTATIC CROHN DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 36 year old female, with known ileocolonic Crohn disease, status post total colectomy with end ileostomy, maintained on Infliximab and Azathioprine, presented with one day history of subjective fevers and fixed, non-progressive, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:20+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on NOT YOUR AVERAGE RASH: A CASE OF METASTATIC CROHN DISEASE

Abstract Number: 694

ROCKY MOUNTAIN SPOTTED SEIZURE

Case Presentation: A 63-year-old Hispanic man from Mexico, with a history of hypertension and obesity, presented in September to an outside hospital with high fevers. He worked as a truck driver primarily in Arizona. He [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:18+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ROCKY MOUNTAIN SPOTTED SEIZURE

Abstract Number: 575

A RASH THAT FOLLOWS NONE OF THE RULES: A UNIQUE CASE OF DISSEMINATED HSV-2

Case Presentation: Herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2) infection often presents in a disseminated pattern in immunocompromised hosts. Immunocompetent hosts typically present with genital or oral lesions or have HSV-2 or varicella-zoster virus (VZV) that follows along [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:29:57+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A RASH THAT FOLLOWS NONE OF THE RULES: A UNIQUE CASE OF DISSEMINATED HSV-2

HM2018 Abstract Number: 599

Blocking a Rash Diagnosis: An Unusual Case of Infective Endocarditis

Case Presentation: An 82-year-old man with a history of hypertension and known aortic insufficiency presented with bilateral lower extremity rash, ankle edema, and bradycardia. The ankle edema began two weeks prior to presentation followed by [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:35+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Blocking a Rash Diagnosis: An Unusual Case of Infective Endocarditis

HM2018 Abstract Number: 390

SYPHILITIC HEPATITIS: AN UNCOMMON AND OVERLOOKED MENIFESTATION OF SECONDARY SYPHILIS

Case Presentation: An otherwise healthy 31 years old Brazilian male presented to the hospital with two months history of constitutional symptoms, diffuse pruritic rash on torso and extremities, and diffuse lymphadenopathy. He lived with his [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:50:13+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Uncategorized|Comments Off on SYPHILITIC HEPATITIS: AN UNCOMMON AND OVERLOOKED MENIFESTATION OF SECONDARY SYPHILIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 741

IR-RASH-IONAL FEAR

Case Presentation: A 58 year old man, who has sex with men, presented with three weeks of blurred vision. During this period he also noted fevers, malaise, and headache. Physical exam revealed a patchy erythematous [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:16:24+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on IR-RASH-IONAL FEAR

HM2018 Abstract Number: 374

WHEN A RASH ISN’T JUST A RASH – MULTICENTRIC CASTLEMAN DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 48-year-old African American male with history of AIDS on antiretroviral therapy and Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PJP) was admitted for a two-week history of shortness of breath and 20 pound unintentional weight loss. [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:49:30+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on WHEN A RASH ISN’T JUST A RASH – MULTICENTRIC CASTLEMAN DISEASE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 393

‘IT HURTS DOWN THERE!’: A CASE OF ‘URTICARIA MULTIFORME’

Case Presentation: A previously healthy 5 year-old boy presented to the emergency room with a “red and swollen penis”. No history of trauma or inciting event. The day prior, he complained of suprapubic pain and [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:09:01+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018, Pediatric|Comments Off on ‘IT HURTS DOWN THERE!’: A CASE OF ‘URTICARIA MULTIFORME’

HM2017 Abstract Number: 602

A CASE OF CHICKENPOX PNEUMONIA

Case Presentation: A 52 year old African American male presented to the ED complaining of dyspnea that started 1 day prior. He denied having a fever, cough, or sick contacts. On presentation the patient appeared [...]

By | 2017-04-25T17:24:34+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on A CASE OF CHICKENPOX PNEUMONIA

HM2016 Abstract Number: 446

A Fleeting Rash Solved the Paradox

Case Presentation: A 36-year-old Caucasian male, a construction worker, presented with three weeks of high-spiking daily fevers, myalgias and fatigue. He endorsed a water-skiing trip, and tick and dog bites within recent weeks. He was [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Fleeting Rash Solved the Paradox